What can acupuncture treat?

Acupuncture works by activating the body's own healing powers, so it can be beneficial for many health conditions. The World Health Organization (WHO) has documented many symptoms, diseases, and conditions that have been shown in controlled clinical trials to be effectively treated with acupuncture.

Pain - Orthopedic

  • Sports injuries
  • Strains, sprains
  • Muscle pain
  • Back, neck and shoulder pain
  • Leg, ankle and foot pain
  • Arm, wrist and hand pain
  • Sciatica
  • Knee pain
  • Hip pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Tennis elbow
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Fibromyalgia

Neurological

  • Headaches and migraines
  • Post-operative pain
  • Shingles
  • Vertigo
  • Stroke residuals

Digestive

  • Acid reflux, heartburn
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Chronic indigestion
  • Chronic loose stools or constipation
  • Stomach ulcer
  • Acute and chronic gastritis
  • Morning sickness
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Gallstones

Respiratory

  • Sinusitis
  • Allergies / Hay fever
  • Common Cold
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Stop smoking

Mental and Emotional

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Insomnia
  • Depression

Gynecological

  • Menopause symptoms
  • PMS
  • Irregular or painful menstruation
  • Fertility support

Eyes, Ears, Dental

  • Visual disturbances
  • Eye irritations
  • Ear ringing
  • Toothache, post extraction pain
  • TMJ pain

Harmony

  • Stress reduction, relaxation
  • Regulate blood pressure
  • Strengthen immune system
  • Increase energy

 

 

 

 

 


Jean S. Tom Acupuncture
127 N. Madison Avenue, Suite 219
Pasadena, CA 91101
Tel : 626-793-8988
Fax: 626-793-8088